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The Resource Being John Malkovich, Gramercy Pictures presents a Propaganda Films/Single Cell Pictures production ; director, Spike Jonze ; written by Charlie Kaufman ; producer, Michael Stipe ... [et al.], (videorecording)

Being John Malkovich, Gramercy Pictures presents a Propaganda Films/Single Cell Pictures production ; director, Spike Jonze ; written by Charlie Kaufman ; producer, Michael Stipe ... [et al.], (videorecording)

Label
Being John Malkovich
Title
Being John Malkovich
Statement of responsibility
Gramercy Pictures presents a Propaganda Films/Single Cell Pictures production ; director, Spike Jonze ; written by Charlie Kaufman ; producer, Michael Stipe ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Craig Schwartz is a struggling street puppeteer; in order to make some money, Craig takes a job as a filing clerk. One day he accidentally discovers a door ... a portal into the brain of John Malkovich! For 15 minutes, he experiences the ultimate head trip-He is being John Malkovich! Then he's dumped onto the New Jersey turnpike! With his beautiful office mate Maxine and his pet-obsessed wife, they hatch a plan to let other into John's brain for just $200 a trip
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Carter Burwell ; editor, Eric Zumbrunnen ; cinematography, Lance Acord
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
In English ; subtitles in English, French and Spanish ; closed captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B445 2003
PerformerNote
John Cusack, Cameron Diaz, Catherine Keener, Orson Bean, Mary Kay Place, John Malkovich
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cusack, John
  • Diaz, Cameron
  • Keener, Catherine
  • Jonze, Spike
  • Kaufman, Charlie
  • Stipe, Michael
  • Burwell, Carter
  • Zumbrunnen, Eric
  • Acord, Lance
  • Universal City Studios
  • Gramercy Pictures
  • Propaganda Films (Firm)
  • Single Cell Pictures
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Malkovich, John
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Being John Malkovich, Gramercy Pictures presents a Propaganda Films/Single Cell Pictures production ; director, Spike Jonze ; written by Charlie Kaufman ; producer, Michael Stipe ... [et al.], (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from disc
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999 ; 2000 DVD release
  • Special features include : theatrical trailer ; TV spots ; 7 1/2 floor orientation ; American Arts and Culture presents... John Horatio Malkovich, Dance of despair and Disillusionment ; A page with nothing in it ; an intimate portrait of the Art of puppeteering ; an interview with director Spike Jonze ; an intimate portrait of the Art of background driving ; cast and crew biographies & filmographies ; Spike's photo album
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dance of despair and disillusionment -- Wintry economic climate -- Abelard & Héloise -- Lestercorp 610 11th Ave. NYC 10012 -- Orientation -- Schwartz's -- Don't toy with Floris -- Maxine -- Feel what I feel -- Portal -- Metaphysical can of worms -- Lotte tries Malkovich -- Dr. Lester's house -- Have you ever wanted to be someone else? -- Bernardo's 8:00 pm -- J. M. Inc. -- Dinner at the Schwartz's -- 4:11 am -- Unrequited love -- I moved his arm across your girlfriend's glorious t** -- What the f*** is going on? -- Malkovich goes inside his own portal -- Lotte and Elijah escape -- Malkovich vessel -- Dance of despair and disillusionment (reprise) -- Re-birth of an artist -- Enigmatic John Horatio Malkovich -- Calling your bluff -- Into Malkovich's subconscious -- Time is now -- Old friends and a new vessel -- Closing credits
Control code
sky234144379
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780783277417
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 05/16
Other control number
025192266522
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
22665
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) ; Dolby Digital 5.1; 2.0 Dolby surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Being John Malkovich, Gramercy Pictures presents a Propaganda Films/Single Cell Pictures production ; director, Spike Jonze ; written by Charlie Kaufman ; producer, Michael Stipe ... [et al.], (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from disc
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999 ; 2000 DVD release
  • Special features include : theatrical trailer ; TV spots ; 7 1/2 floor orientation ; American Arts and Culture presents... John Horatio Malkovich, Dance of despair and Disillusionment ; A page with nothing in it ; an intimate portrait of the Art of puppeteering ; an interview with director Spike Jonze ; an intimate portrait of the Art of background driving ; cast and crew biographies & filmographies ; Spike's photo album
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dance of despair and disillusionment -- Wintry economic climate -- Abelard & Héloise -- Lestercorp 610 11th Ave. NYC 10012 -- Orientation -- Schwartz's -- Don't toy with Floris -- Maxine -- Feel what I feel -- Portal -- Metaphysical can of worms -- Lotte tries Malkovich -- Dr. Lester's house -- Have you ever wanted to be someone else? -- Bernardo's 8:00 pm -- J. M. Inc. -- Dinner at the Schwartz's -- 4:11 am -- Unrequited love -- I moved his arm across your girlfriend's glorious t** -- What the f*** is going on? -- Malkovich goes inside his own portal -- Lotte and Elijah escape -- Malkovich vessel -- Dance of despair and disillusionment (reprise) -- Re-birth of an artist -- Enigmatic John Horatio Malkovich -- Calling your bluff -- Into Malkovich's subconscious -- Time is now -- Old friends and a new vessel -- Closing credits
Control code
sky234144379
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9780783277417
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 05/16
Other control number
025192266522
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
22665
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) ; Dolby Digital 5.1; 2.0 Dolby surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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